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Dozens of flights delayed or canceled at Moscow airports

Dozens of flights delayed or canceled at Moscow airports

According to the Yandex.Schedule service data, dozens of flights have been cancelled and delayed at Moscow airports.  Two flights were delayed at Domodedovo, and four more were cancelled. Five flights were delayed, ten more were …

Flights massively delayed at Moscow airports

Flights massively delayed at Moscow airports

More than 60 flights were delayed and canceled at Moscow airports on Sunday morning. According to the Yandex. Schedule service, 23 flights were delayed at Domodedovo, one was canceled, 14 flights were delayed at Sheremetyevo, 11 were …

60 flights delayed, canceled in Moscow due to weather conditions

60 flights delayed, canceled in Moscow due to weather conditions

13 flights were cancelled, 5 were delayed at Moscow airports on Saturday afternoon due to snowfall, Interfax reports. Three flights were cancelled and 17 delayed at Vnukovo. At Sheremetyevo, 9 flights were cancelled and15 delayed. One …

Alexei Navalny detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo

Alexei Navalny detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny who was put on the wanted list for missing several criminal inspection registrations as a person under a suspended sentence for the Yves Rocher case has been detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport …

20 flights delayed or canceled at Moscow airports

20 flights delayed or canceled at Moscow airports

According to the data from the Yandex. Schedules service, in Moscow airports Vnukovo, Sheremetyevo and Domodedovo 27 flights were delayed and cancelled due to heavy snow. As of 11:54 (Moscow time), two flights were cancelled at Vnukovo, …

Illegal batch of drugs worth over $90 mln seized in Moscow

Illegal batch of drugs worth over $90 mln seized in Moscow

A large batch of methadone, a drug banned in Russia, worth more than 5.8 bln rubles ($93 mln) was seized by customs officers at Moscow’s Vnukovo airport, the Federal Customs Service said. "A large batch of undeclared …

Vnukovo Airport and FSB Academy receive bomb threats

Vnukovo Airport and FSB Academy receive bomb threats

Russia’s FSB Academy and Vnukovo Airport received an anonymous bomb threat report, and a security sweep is being conducted, an emergency source said. "An unknown person reported that an explosive device had been planted …

Utair flight returns to Vnukovo due to problem with chassis

Utair flight returns to Vnukovo due to problem with chassis

A Boeing 737 from the Russian airline Utair that was headed to Milan has returned to Vnukovo Airport near Moscow due to a problem with the plane's chassis, the company said. "After take-off from Vnukovo, the Boeing 737-800 had …

Bees cause flight delay at Moscow airport

Bees cause flight delay at Moscow airport

Bumblebees that flew into the cabin of a plane ended up delaying the flight’s departure from Moscow’s Vnukovo airport to the Crimean capital of Simferopol, for almost 1.5 hours, the press service of Rossiya Airlines reported. …

Thick snowfall delays more than 30 flights at Moscow airports

Thick snowfall delays more than 30 flights at Moscow airports

More than 30 flights are delayed in bad weather on Sunday in Moscow, TASS reported citing the Yandex portal. At the Sheremetyevo airport 24 flights were delayed as of 09:30, at Domodedovo - nine, and another 14 were cancelled. …

Airport employee arrested in Moscow for mining cryptocurrency

Airport employee arrested in Moscow for mining cryptocurrency

The FSB  conducted a search at Moscow’s Vnukovo Airport on December 5, 2017. One employee, a system administrator, had seemingly launched a bitcoin mining farm right at his workplace, Russia Beyond reports with a reference to the …

Three Moscow airports receive bomb threats

Three Moscow airports receive bomb threats

Three Moscow airports, Sheremetyevo, Vnukovo and Zhukovsky, received anonymous calls about bombs on their territory, security services reported. Bomb threats are being investigated. It is specified that phone terrorists called …

Over 50 flights canceled or delayed in Moscow airports

Over 50 flights canceled or delayed in Moscow airports

Over 50 flights have been canceled or delayed in Moscow airports this morning. 30 flights were canceled and 19 were delayed in Domodedovo. One flight was delayed in Sheremetyevo and one in Vnukovo. …

Crew in Vnukovo boycotts flight to Yerevan due to brawler

Crew in Vnukovo boycotts flight to Yerevan due to brawler

 The crew boycotted the flight to Yerevan at the Vnukovo Moscow airport because of the passenger who insisted on getting a business class seat. The incident occurred tonight at about 3:00 (MSK). A UTair Boeing was supposed to …